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Fire Safety Regulations

What Can Happen If A Building Doesn’t Have Fire Safety Regulations In Place

When it comes to fire safety regulations, the importance of having set guidelines in place cannot be overstated. In the worst situations, not complying with fire safety regulations could result in lives being lost. Unfortunately, not all buildings still adhere to these rules, and the effects can be disastrous and heartbreaking. Most people are actually unaware that failing to have clear fire safety regulations in place is illegal if you are a manager or owner of a business. 

Consequences Of Not Adhering To Fire Safety Regulations

One of the most obvious consequences of not having fire safety regulations in place is an increased risk of fires. According to estimates, fire sprinklers are not installed in most UK buildings, including residential and commercial structures. Without proper fire protection systems, such as sprinklers and alarms, the likelihood of a fire starting and spreading rapidly is significantly higher. This can lead to severe property damage and loss of life.


For buildings that don’t follow fire safety requirements, there are not only negative physical effects but also negative legal and financial effects. Owners of buildings may be held accountable for any harm or loss that results from breaking these rules. They can also be subject to severe fines and punishments. This is owing to the fact that it is against the law to not follow fire safety laws if you own, manage, or run a business.


Another effect of buildings not following fire safety requirements is that there may not be an adequate evacuation plan in place. Residents might not know where to go or how to leave the building safely in the event of a fire. When individuals are unable to effectively escape, this can cause confusion and fear, which can worsen the situation and potentially end in fatalities.


Lastly, the most tragic consequence of not having fire safety regulations in place is loss of human lives. When buildings are not equipped with proper fire protection systems and evacuation plans, occupants are at a much greater risk of injury or death. This is something that can never be undone and it takes a heavy toll on the families and communities affected.


RAD Fire Sprinkler Systems

At RAD Fire Sprinklers, all of our home fire sprinkler systems are installed in accordance with BS9251, all applicable laws, and industry standards. Since 2001, RAD Fire Sprinklers’ staff has been installing home fire sprinklers. We possess all the expertise required to guarantee a flawless and secure installation. For more information or to receive a quote, fill in our form here. Or, give us a call on 01892 680 090. Or, follow us on Twitter to stay up to date.

Mist system was a great solution for our renovation needs and them team at RAD have been great. Always communicated clearly and been on hand to discuss over the phone as needed. Would highly recommend!
09:32 17 Jul 22
I have used RAD for a couple of projects and found them to be good to deal with. They did a pair of 3 storey open plan houses and seven three and four story town houses. The sprinklers were to improve fire safety, allow more flexible space and comply with building regulations. The sprinklers were far more cost effective than the mist type systems and look very discrete when installed.
Paul Jeary
15:50 11 Jul 22
It has been a pleasure to deal with RAD for installation of fire sprinklers at our site is Sevenoaks. They were fast, professional, working to time and quote, which made it easy to work with them.
Katrina Horobin
12:03 29 Jun 22
My requirement was a bit unusual for RAD in that I wanted a mist system in one room of a rented house. I had no drawings or technical back up. RAD were very helpful and repositioned the unit after the initial installation. Luckily with the help of Sonny, the engineer it all worked out very well.
Simon Gurney
16:16 12 May 22
I have used RAD for the last 10 years for all of my housing developments in need of a sprinkler system. Easy process from start to finish and no issues or problems throughout. Always someone at hand to answer a querie and we have a great working relationship with the team at RAD. Would highly recommend.
15:33 12 May 22
Diligent & a very professional team. A joy to deal with. Will certainly be calling on them to help with many more future schemes.
Jason Tema
22:17 08 Jul 19
Great team, fitting sprinklers, saving lives & property... What more could you wish for!!!
Colin P
17:53 01 Jul 17
Excellent company & great service... This company rocks! They sprinkle fires & save lives!!!
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07:15 16 Dec 16
As somebody who feels that it should be a necessity for all properties to have fire sprinkler systems, I am a big fan of this company. I have used them numerous times to service my home system and they are very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend their service.
Kate Fraser
09:25 30 Mar 15
One look at Rad Fire Sprinkler's website will tell you that these guys know exactly what they are talking about when it comes to Fire Sprinklers and the legislation surrounding fire safety. A very trustworthy company.
Adam Hudson
16:45 15 Nov 13

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